Malaysian state auto maker Perusahaan Otomobile Nasional Bhd (Proton) is hoping its new Proton Arena compact car will win over Australian car buyers looking for an affordable and low-maintenance alternative. Proton hopes to grow sales in Australia with new Arena compact. Known as the Proton "Jumbuck," which is Australian slang for “baby sheep,” the company is looking for Arena sales to jump from the current 70 units per month to 250. That’s still a far cry from the 15,991 cars ...

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